Tom: Hey, what's new, Mr. Freeman?
Granddad: Seen Huey?
Tom: Not today, why?
Granddad: I'm worried about him. He's been kinda upset recently.
Tom: Can I ask you a question?
Tom: How the heck can you tell when he's "kinda" upset?
If that’s “kinda” upset, I’d hate to see what “very” looks like.